Ken Soderstrom

Summary

Affiliation: East Carolina University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Developmental pattern of diacylglycerol lipase-α (DAGLα) immunoreactivity in brain regions important for song learning and control in the zebra finch (Taeniopygia guttata)
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, United States Electronic address
    J Chem Neuroanat 53:41-59. 2013
  2. pmc Cannabinoid mitigation of neuronal morphological change important to development and learning: insight from a zebra finch model of psychopharmacology
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Life Sci 92:467-75. 2013
  3. pmc Altered patterns of filopodia production in CHO cells heterologously expressing zebra finch CB(1) cannabinoid receptors
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, USA
    Cell Adh Migr 6:91-9. 2012
  4. pmc CB(1) cannabinoid receptor activation dose dependently modulates neuronal activity within caudal but not rostral song control regions of adult zebra finch telencephalon
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 199:265-73. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Lessons from nonmammalian species
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Curr Top Behav Neurosci 1:173-98. 2009
  6. pmc Late-postnatal cannabinoid exposure persistently increases FoxP2 expression within zebra finch striatum
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27834, USA
    Dev Neurobiol 70:195-203. 2010
  7. pmc A minimally invasive procedure for sexing young zebra finches
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    J Neurosci Methods 164:116-9. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Nicotine increases FosB expression within a subset of reward- and memory-related brain regions during both peri- and post-adolescence
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 191:891-7. 2007
  9. pmc Cannabinoid exposure during zebra finch sensorimotor vocal learning persistently alters expression of endocannabinoid signaling elements and acute agonist responsiveness
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    BMC Neurosci 12:3. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Cannabinoid exposure alters learning of zebra finch vocal patterns
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Brain Res Dev Brain Res 142:215-7. 2003

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. pmc Developmental pattern of diacylglycerol lipase-α (DAGLα) immunoreactivity in brain regions important for song learning and control in the zebra finch (Taeniopygia guttata)
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, United States Electronic address
    J Chem Neuroanat 53:41-59. 2013
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  2. pmc Cannabinoid mitigation of neuronal morphological change important to development and learning: insight from a zebra finch model of psychopharmacology
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Life Sci 92:467-75. 2013
    ..Altered neurophysiology that follows exogenous cannabinoid exposure during adolescent development has the potential to persistently alter cognition, learning and memory...
  3. pmc Altered patterns of filopodia production in CHO cells heterologously expressing zebra finch CB(1) cannabinoid receptors
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, USA
    Cell Adh Migr 6:91-9. 2012
    ..These results demonstrate that CB 1 receptor activation can differentially influence filiopodia elongation depending on dose, and demonstrate that manipulation of cannabinoid receptor activity is capable of modulating cell morphology...
  4. pmc CB(1) cannabinoid receptor activation dose dependently modulates neuronal activity within caudal but not rostral song control regions of adult zebra finch telencephalon
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 199:265-73. 2008
    ..It is becoming clear that CB(1)-receptor-mediated signaling is important to normal processes of vocal development...
  5. doi request reprint Lessons from nonmammalian species
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Curr Top Behav Neurosci 1:173-98. 2009
    ..Overall, the studies provide evidence for cannabinoid modulation of aggression, emesis, feeding behavior, locomotor activity, reproductive behaviors, vocal learning, sensory perception and stress responses...
  6. pmc Late-postnatal cannabinoid exposure persistently increases FoxP2 expression within zebra finch striatum
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27834, USA
    Dev Neurobiol 70:195-203. 2010
    ..Thus, song-altering cannabinoid treatments are associated with persistent increases in basal expression of FoxP2 in zebra finch striatum...
  7. pmc A minimally invasive procedure for sexing young zebra finches
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    J Neurosci Methods 164:116-9. 2007
    ..This combination results in a minimally invasive yet highly reliable and convenient genotyping method...
  8. ncbi request reprint Nicotine increases FosB expression within a subset of reward- and memory-related brain regions during both peri- and post-adolescence
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 191:891-7. 2007
    ....
  9. pmc Cannabinoid exposure during zebra finch sensorimotor vocal learning persistently alters expression of endocannabinoid signaling elements and acute agonist responsiveness
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    BMC Neurosci 12:3. 2011
    ..To test this hypothesis we have studied effects of the potent cannabinoid receptor agonist WIN55212-2 (WIN) on endocannabinoid levels and densities of CB1 immunostaining in zebra finch brain...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cannabinoid exposure alters learning of zebra finch vocal patterns
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Brain Res Dev Brain Res 142:215-7. 2003
    ..Adult exposure did not change song that had already been learned. Our results demonstrate the potential for cannabinoid exposure to produce distinct effects during post-natal CNS development...
  11. pmc Late-postnatal cannabinoid exposure persistently elevates dendritic spine densities in area X and HVC song regions of zebra finch telencephalon
    Marcoita T Gilbert
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Brain Res 1405:23-30. 2011
    ..These findings have important implications for understanding how repeated cannabinoid exposure can produce significant, lasting alteration of brain morphology, which may contribute to altered development and behavior...
  12. ncbi request reprint Endocannabinoids link feeding state and auditory perception-related gene expression
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27834, USA
    J Neurosci 24:10013-21. 2004
    ..Taken together, these experiments indicate a link between feeding state and gene expression related to auditory perception that is mediated by endocannabinoid signaling...
  13. ncbi request reprint Distinct periods of cannabinoid sensitivity during zebra finch vocal development
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Brain Res Dev Brain Res 153:225-32. 2004
    ..Taken together, these results demonstrate the presence of distinct subperiods of cannabinoid sensitivity during zebra finch auditory and sensory-motor vocal development...
  14. ncbi request reprint Periadolescent nicotine exposure causes heterologous sensitization to cocaine reinforcement
    Brian A McMillen
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27834 USA
    Eur J Pharmacol 509:161-4. 2005
    ..0 mg/kg i.p. cocaine increased time in drug-paired chambers by 50% in control rats and 94% in nicotine-exposed animals. Thus, periadolescent nicotine exposure produced long-term sensitization to an indirect-acting dopamine agonist...
  15. doi request reprint Role of mouse cerebellar nicotinic acetylcholine receptor (nAChR) α(4)β(2)- and α(7) subtypes in the behavioral cross-tolerance between nicotine and ethanol-induced ataxia
    Najla Taslim
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Behav Brain Res 217:282-92. 2011
    ..Our results support a role for α(4)β(2) and α(7) nAChR subtypes in the development of cross-tolerance between nicotine and ethanol with the NO signaling pathway as a potential mechanism...
  16. ncbi request reprint Developmental pattern of CB1 cannabinoid receptor immunoreactivity in brain regions important to zebra finch (Taeniopygia guttata) song learning and control
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    J Comp Neurol 496:739-58. 2006
    ..Our results provide insight into brain regions likely responsible for cannabinoid-altered vocal learning and add to accumulating evidence supporting an important role for cannabinoid signaling in CNS development...
  17. doi request reprint Developmental but not adult cannabinoid treatments persistently alter axonal and dendritic morphology within brain regions important for zebra finch vocal learning
    Marcoita T Gilbert
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, United States
    Brain Res 1558:57-73. 2014
    ..Results also further implicate the importance of endocannabinoid signaling to peri-pubertal periods of adolescence, and underscore potential consequences of cannabinoid abuse during periods of late-postnatal CNS development. ..
  18. pmc Novel song-stimulated dendritic spine formation and Arc/Arg3.1 expression in zebra finch auditory telencephalon are disrupted by cannabinoid agonism
    Marcoita T Gilbert
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Brain Res 1541:9-21. 2013
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint CB1 cannabinoid receptor activation inhibits a neural correlate of song recognition in an auditory/perceptual region of the zebra finch telencephalon
    Osceola Whitney
    Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306 1270, USA
    J Neurobiol 56:266-74. 2003
    ..Our data suggest that activation of CB1 cannabinoid receptors can selectively influence perceptual and mnemonic aspects of auditory experience...
  20. ncbi request reprint Quantifying song bout production during zebra finch sensory-motor learning suggests a sensitive period for vocal practice
    Frank Johnson
    Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306 1270, USA
    Behav Brain Res 131:57-65. 2002
    ..002). Our data suggest a sensitive period for vocal practice during zebra finch sensory-motor learning with consequences for the note-sequence fidelity of the adult vocal pattern...
  21. ncbi request reprint Is there an association between serotonin transporter gene polymorphism and family history of depression?
    Thomas E Joiner
    Department of Psychology, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306 1270, USA
    J Affect Disord 77:273-5. 2003
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Association between serotonin transporter gene polymorphism and family history of attempted and completed suicide
    Thomas E Joiner
    Department of Psychology at Florida State University, Tallahassee 32306 1270, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 32:329-32. 2002
    ..These data, to be interpreted with the study's limitations in mind, suggest a link between the serotonin transporter gene polymorphism and suicide-related variables, which should be the focus of future research...